Stuart W. Peltz, Ph.D.

PTC Therapeutics, Inc., Chief Executive Officer

Stuart W. Peltz, Ph.D. is a co-founder of PTC and has served as Chief Executive Officer and a member of the board of directors since the company’s inception in 1998.

Prior to founding PTC, Dr. Peltz was a Professor in the Department of Molecular Genetics & Microbiology at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers University. Dr. Peltz has published over 80 publications in the area of post-transcriptional control processes and has received a number of scientific awards, including being elected as a Fellow of the American Academy for the Advancement of Science. Dr. Peltz received a Ph.D. from the McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research at the University of Wisconsin.